Students also get a chance to veg out
after a long day by realxing in the SA
office. Photo by Abe Gil.
Part of being the electorial element of
the school means attending major debates. This mayorial debate with Chris
Rollins was one such event. Photo by
Fisrt Row: Jason Fuller, Mai
Spickelmier, David Branham, Maria
Schmitt, Jerod Dame. Second Row:
James Engel, Jeff Fuller, John Jackson. Photo by Noel Stone.
First Row: Ehsan Khan, Quynh
Thai, Kim Lopez, Andrew Monzon,
Renae Davis, Nancy Theobold, Di
Lee Grooms. Second Row: Bobbie
Bowen, Steve Nguyen, Kittrie
Gleason, Darrick Kelly, Jay Prince.
Third Row: Michael Berry, Gustaf
Wickstrand, Kevin Jefferies, Lloyd
Jacobson, Michael Green, Eddie
Elizondo. Photo by Noel Stone.
Hispanic speakers slso brought attention to the SA. By getting various
speakers, SA gave other students a
chance to hear all sides of the stoory.
Photo by Andrees Latif.
Rusty Hruska won the new
presidential election, but the
race was not quite over.
Hruska defeated his opponents without need for a
runoff election. However,
appeals appeared to be
Hruska won with
362 votes to Andrew
Monzon's 162 and Eric De
Beer's 120. 323 votes were
needed for winning without a runoff.
Conspiracy allegations were also answered
by Hruska as the results
Tm glad its over/'
Hruska said of the election.
'Unfortunately, I'm sorry
it's taken this long."
"It's a dark day for
SA when an addled-minded
fraternity drone is allowed
to sit in the big chair," De
Beer fired back.
lodged by presidential contenders include the moving
of ballot boxes from the Satellite and the University
Center to PGH.
After the results
were announced, Hruska responded to the allegations
of conspiracy between he
and Election Commissioner,
Stefan Murry, in soliciting
that Murry was "not perfect." However, he added,
"no one is ever perfect."
year, we'll be able to run a
cleaner election," Hruska.
One of his first acts
as the new president,
Hruska said, would be to
set up a permanent commission to oversee election
guidelines and ethics codes
"There are no checks
and balances for SA, and
there's a real need for it,"
Hruska said. "I'd like to see
it happen..-Frank San